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Part of St. John's College. First Part

A Grade II Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7718 / 54°46'18"N

Longitude: -1.5758 / 1°34'32"W

OS Eastings: 427388

OS Northings: 541959

OS Grid: NZ273419

Mapcode National: GBR KFF8.N7

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.RBT6

Plus Code: 9C6WQCCF+PM

Entry Name: Part of St. John's College. First Part

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121371

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110478

ID on this website: 101121371

Location: Durham, County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

Parish: City of Durham

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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NZ 2741 NW (East side)

16/421 No. 4 (Part of
6/5/52 St. John's College)
First part


House, now college. C17 refronted 1862 (date in left gable). Coursed
sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings; left return gable brick with ashlar
dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone gable coping and brick chimney. Tudor
style. 3 storeys, 3 irregular bays. Near-central renewed double door;
sloping stone sills and hollow-chamfered reveals to sash window at left and
stone-mullioned paired sashes at right, with broach-stopped label moulds.
First floor paired sashes with sill string and stepped drip string. Steeply-
pitched roof, hipped at left, has slightly swept eaves. Rear elevation has
flat Tudor-arched stone surround to heavy door; C17 brickwork. Part of the
town house of the Bowes family.

Listing NGR: NZ2738841959

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